In celebration of Mark Twain’s 176th birthday, here’s a link to his satirical account of life in a fictional newspaper office, inspired by his experiences as a printer and journalist in Tennessee in the 1850s.
We’ve almost reached the half way mark. There are now 47,982 pages of Tennessee newspapers available on Chronicling America. Recently added titles: the Bristol News, Brownlow’s Knoxville Whig, William Rule’s Knoxville Chronicle and the Nashville Daily Union. The update includes